The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 28 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 40 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.01% 5.31% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.16% 5.48% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 15
Median salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,900
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -
Test Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
559 566 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.90% 96.92% 99.08%
Number of salaries quoted 519 512 365
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +24 28 £32,200 -14.13% 3
Bury St Edmunds -8 5 £32,500 -2.98% 1
Stowmarket -6 1 £25,000 -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (61.11%) QA
2 40 (55.56%) ISEB
3 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (36.11%) Test Scripting
5 21 (29.17%) SDLC
6 19 (26.39%) Automated Testing
7 17 (23.61%) ISTQB
7 17 (23.61%) Selenium
8 16 (22.22%) Finance
9 15 (20.83%) Manual Testing
9 15 (20.83%) C#
9 15 (20.83%) Automation Testing
10 14 (19.44%) Java
11 13 (18.06%) Games
11 13 (18.06%) Online Games
12 12 (16.67%) SQL
12 12 (16.67%) Test Planning
13 11 (15.28%) HP Quality Center
13 11 (15.28%) HP
13 11 (15.28%) HP UFT
14 8 (11.11%) Windows
15 7 (9.72%) Scrum
15 7 (9.72%) Data Protection
16 6 (8.33%) Software Testing
16 6 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
16 6 (8.33%) Test Automation
16 6 (8.33%) BDD
17 5 (6.94%) SoapUI
18 4 (5.56%) Waterfall
18 4 (5.56%) Mobile App

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Selenium
2 11 (15.28%) HP UFT
3 5 (6.94%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.17%) Calabash
4 3 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.17%) JIRA
4 3 (4.17%) JUnit
5 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.39%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.39%) JMeter
6 1 (1.39%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Online Games
2 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Android
3 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.11%) Test Scripting
3 21 (29.17%) SDLC
4 19 (26.39%) Automated Testing
5 15 (20.83%) Automation Testing
5 15 (20.83%) Manual Testing
6 12 (16.67%) Test Planning
7 7 (9.72%) Data Protection
7 7 (9.72%) Scrum
8 6 (8.33%) BDD
8 6 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 6 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.56%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.17%) Agile Testing
10 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
10 3 (4.17%) Functional Testing
10 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.17%) Process Improvement
10 3 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.83%) C#
2 14 (19.44%) Java
3 12 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (4.17%) Perl
4 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (55.56%) ISEB
2 17 (23.61%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.56%) Degree
4 3 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (61.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) HP
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago